DETROIT -- General Motors Corp.’s negotiations to purchase the assets of Daewoo Motor Co. Ltd. and Hyundai Motor Co. Ltd.’s decision to open a plant in the U.S. are emblematic of closer-knit ties between the U.S. and South Korea, say diplomats from both countries. Such deals between auto makers from both countries will only serve to help on all sides, agree Sung Chul Yang, ambassador of the Republic of Korea to the U.S., and Donald P. Gregg, former U.S. ambassador to the Republic of Korea. ...

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